eventide

noun
even·​tide | \ ˈē-vən-ˌtīd How to pronounce eventide (audio) \

Definition of eventide

: the time of evening : evening

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Examples of eventide in a Sentence

eventide was their favorite time for enjoying a quiet respite in the backyard

First Known Use of eventide

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of eventide was before the 12th century

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“Eventide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eventide. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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